Mount Sinai Careers

SIM Specialist (Simulation Specialist) - Part-time - Mount Sinai West (Columbus Circle Area)

New York, New York
Professional / Managerial / Administrative

Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

Roles & Responsibilities:

Job Summary

 The SIM Specialist provides centralized systems operational support, administration, installation and maintenance of telecommunications networks (e.g., telecommunications, operating systems, networks, distributed processing and client server operations).


Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Supports, monitors and administers the operation of a network(s) including hardware and software (e.g., token rings, routers, hubs, bridges, network management system, operating system, middleware and network management applications).
  • Monitors the operation of the network to ensure proper functioning of lines, hardware and software.
  • Identifies and resolves network problems utilizing structured troubleshooting methods, techniques and tools.
  • May provide basic help desk support for the client areas.
  • Participates with vendors and common carriers during problem analysis/resolution as required.
  • Monitors and tunes networks and system performance.
  • Prepares and maintains standard operating procedures for the network, technical specifications and documents, drawings and systems documentation, and operating manuals.
  • Assists in the evaluation of vendor proposals and the benefits of changes in hardware, communications, protocols, switching methods, access methods and tariffs, and in the procurement of software and equipment.
  • Performs related duties as assigned or requested.


Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or a related discipline 

Experience Requirements:

  • Two years of experience in telecommunications network design, installation, operation and maintenance, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.
  • Requires a broad knowledge of network hardware and software, network infrastructure and design, topologies and protocols, good analytical ability, sound judgment, communication skills, and the ability to work effectively with client and IT management, staff and vendors. 
Strength Through Diversity

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together.
We work hard to acquire and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you can develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, can make an impact on quality patient care. 

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Who We Are

Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.
Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation. 

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